October, 1926, Thursday 7

Dickie had a round-up of Irish books to-day, because few of us have them all. He makes us buy over a pound’s worth of books, and never does even a quarter of any one of them. – Mrs. Vaudrey [née Mollie Basset] visited Mám this…

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October, 1926, Tuesday 12

Mrs. Vaudrey was for tea this evening. She is a very charming little person. I remember her presence and voice now though it is 7 years since she was here. – Rushed through some lessons, didn’t finish and went with Mám to ‘Helen of Troy’….

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